22nd April 2021 (Thursday)

Centrum Energetyki AGH (C-6)

Czarnowiejska Str. 36, 30-054 Krakow

room 307/308 also via Zoom Video Communications


8.00 – 8.30 Welcome registration

8.30- 9.45 ECI Meeting – session I


J. Lacaze, J. Sertucha, A. Regordosa, U. De la Torre: Modelling solidification of CGI – Competition between stable and metastable eutectics


T. Sjögren, E. Dartfeldt: Using synchrotron X-ray micro-tomography for cast iron analysis


N.S. Tiedje, T. Andriollo, C. Xu: X-ray investigation of formation of
graphite in ductile iron and its influence on deformation


9.45 – 10.20 Coffee break


10.20 – 12.00 ECI Meeting – session II

10.20 – 10.45

I. Riposan, M. Chisamera, E.Stefan, S. Stan: Graphite formation in commercial grey cast iron – new data

10.45 – 11.10

A. Nofal, M. Wali: Growth Mechanism of Compacted Graphite in Cast Iron

11.10 – 11.35

L. Michels, T. Skaland: Effect of Holding Time on the Micro-particles in Spheroidal Graphite Cast Iron – Quantitative Analyses

11.35 – 12.00

M. Kurttepeli, Y. Ugur Kayran, W. Stets: Casting defect investigations- methodology, case studies and recommendations


12.00 – 13.15 Lunch


13.15 – 14.55 ECI Meeting – session III

13.15 – 13.40

W. Menk: The Iron Library, a Foundation of Georg Fischer Ltd. in Klostergut Paradies, Switzerland


V. Fourlakidis, A. Diószegi: Modeling the Pearlite Interlamellar Spacing in Lamellar Graphite Iron


A. Kutz, K. Beghyn, A. Bührig-Polaczek: Influence of Boron on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Ferritic and Pearlitic Ductile Iron


Lacaze, A. Regordosa, U. Torre, J. Sertucha: Competitive growth of spheroidal versus compacted graphite in cast irons – Effect of spheroidization fading and of inoculation


14.55 15.30 Coffee break


15.30 – 17.10 ECI Meeting – session IV


G. Angella, F. Zanardi: 4.2 % wt. High Silicon Strengthened Ductile Irons: Microstructure Quality Assessment through Tensile Testing


D. Myszka: Wear properties of low temperature ausferritic ductile iron


A. Chawla, N.S. Tiedje, J. Spangenberg, M. Kulahci: Advanced Process Models for analysis and process control of continuous casting of cast iron


M. Górny, E. Tyrała, G. M. Kawalec, G. Angella, D. Ripamonti, S. Paź: Effect of process parameters on Homogeneity and Stability of Austempered Ductile Iron


17.10 – 17.40 ECI Meeting – Round Table Discussion

20.00 – 23.00 Dinner